Dr. Richard Heitsch, MD

Dr. Richard Heitsch, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
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Dr. Richard Heitsch, MD is a general surgery specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Med Coll Of Wi in 1970 and specializes in general surgery.

163 NE 102nd Ave

Portland, OR 97220

Contact Information

(503) 257-3327

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Heitsch performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Food Poisoning
very high
more than 91% of peers
Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
high
more than 92% of peers
Herpes Simplex Infection
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Heitsch's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Heitsch does not have any board certifications listed.

162  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

2 Board Actions
  • Unknown (5/31/2017)
    Action Taken: Non-disciplinary Action
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Oregon
  • Unprofessional Conduct (8/6/2015)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Oregon

Education

  • Med Coll Of Wi
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Marquette Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • U Louisville Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Heitsch has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Heitsch has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Heitsch's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Heitsch to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Heitsch's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (1)

Best doctor I've ever had.
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